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India-Pak tension puts SAARC activities under shadow

By Our Reporter The growing tension between India and Pakistan over Kashmir dispute has put not only the activities of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) under shadow but the future of the regional body at risk. It was evident from the cancellation of a conference on ‘Aspiring …

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Internal disputes make NC functionless

By Our Reporter Factionalism and groupism have virtually made the Nepali Congress, the oldest democratic party of Nepal, completely functionless. The party had to brace even to hold its central working committee meeting owing to differences among the leaders of three separate factions. The party on Sunday failed to hold …

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CPN integration process resumes

By Our Reporter Almost a year after the then CPN-UML and the Maoist Centre announced their unification in the centre, unification process of the district level party organisations of the Communist Party of Nepal has recently resumed. The unification process was disturbed after the naming of the State Level Committees …

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PM Oli throws satire on Deuba for changing views on Biplav case

By Our Reporter Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has urged the opposition leaders to express only such views which could be justified by history. Referring to the alteration of the views by Nepali Congress president Sher Bahadur Deuba on the ban of the activities of the Biplav-led group, the Prime …

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RPP to launch nationwide movement for Hindu nation

By Our Reporter The extended central committee meeting of the Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) held in Kathmandu on 16 March has decided to launch nationwide movement beginning from 29 March to 17 April demanding restoration of the Hindu nation. The first phase of the movement will start with signature collection …

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Female lecturers demand female campus chiefs in TU campuses

By Our Reporter Kathmandu, Mar 16: Female teachers of the constituent campuses of Tribhuvan University across the country have been protesting demanding minimum quotas of campus chiefs for women lecturers in the TU affiliated campuses. The stir that first began from Kathmandu’s Padma Kanya Campus has spread across the country. …

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Dahal goes to America

By Our Reporter Chairman of Nepal Communist Party Pushpa Kamal Dahal left for United States (US) for treatment of his ailing wife Sita Dahal on Sunday. Though visit to the US is personal for treatment purpose, his recent visit to US is taken importantly from different sectors, particularly in the …

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Book on administrator Chhandra Bahasvdur Thapa released

By Our Reporter “Biplapurush Chandra Bahadur Thapa”, a historical book on the first chief minister and auditor general of Nepal was released amidst a function on 19 March. Thapa served as an administrator during the Rana rule as well as during the democratic Nepal. Although, he had served for the …

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Journalist Manindraraj passes away

By Our Reporter Senior journalist, editor and publisher of the Motherland English daily, Manindraraj Shrestha died of cardiac arrest on Saturday, 16 March. After the arrest, he was rushed to the Norvic Hospital from his residence in Tahachal. The Hospital declared him dead. Late Shrestha’s last rites were performed at …

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